Antiracism Resources

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Prayer Walk – COS Antiracism Team

The COS Antiracism Team offers Prayers of Lament as we begin our Lenten Journey together: 1. Great Healer Jesus, we...

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Begin Again, James Baldwin’s America and its Urgent Lessons For Our Own

by Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. We live, according to Edie S. Glaude Jr., (who is a professor of African American...

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Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor

by Layla Saad Learning about the dangers of systemic racism often leads people to ask: What can I do personally...

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A Different Mirror

by Ronald T. Takaki A Different Mirror deals with the subject of minority perspectives of multicultural America, incorporating quotes, folk songs,...

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America’s Original Sin

by Jim Wallis Book website at americasoriginalsin.com

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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

By Ibram X. Kendi “Racism is the enduring scar on the American consciousness. In this ambitious, magisterial book, Kendi reveals...

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Just Mercy (Movie)

Movie based on the book Just Mercy. A synopsis of the movie can be found here.

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Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

by Isabel Wilkerson “Wilkerson’s central thesis is that caste, while a global occurrence, achieves its most violent manifestation in the...

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12 Years a Slave

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery....

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13th

Read The New York Times review of Ava DuVernay’s “electrifying” documentary on race and American prisons.

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Generous Justice: How God’s Grace Makes Us Just

by Timothy Keller It is commonly thought in secular society that the Bible is one of the greatest hindrances to...

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Race: The Power of an Illusion

RACE–The Power of an Illusion asks a question so basic it’s rarely raised: what is this thing we call race? Since its release...

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